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The Resource It's a wonderful life, Republic Pictures ; Liberty Films ; an RKO Radio release ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Frank Capra ; additional scenes by Jo Swerling ; produced and directed by Frank Capra, (videorecording)

It's a wonderful life, Republic Pictures ; Liberty Films ; an RKO Radio release ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Frank Capra ; additional scenes by Jo Swerling ; produced and directed by Frank Capra, (videorecording)

Label
It's a wonderful life
Title
It's a wonderful life
Statement of responsibility
Republic Pictures ; Liberty Films ; an RKO Radio release ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Frank Capra ; additional scenes by Jo Swerling ; produced and directed by Frank Capra
Title variation
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life
Contributor
Film director
Film producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
George Bailey, a desperate and suicidal man, is visited by a guardian angel who shows him how important he has been to those around him in his life
Cataloging source
OLP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Joseph Walker, Joseph Biroc; editor, William Hornbeck; music, Dmitri Tiomkin
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with optional French or Spanish soundtracks; optional subtitles in French or Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell, Henry Travers, Beulah Bondi, Gloria Grahame
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1991.
  • 1897-1964
  • 1908-1997
  • 1921-1986
  • 1878-1954
  • 1892-1962
  • 1874-1965
  • 1892-1981
  • 1900-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Capra, Frank
  • Goodrich, Frances
  • Hackett, Albert
  • Swerling, Jo
  • Stewart, James
  • Reed, Donna
  • Barrymore, Lionel
  • Mitchell, Thomas
  • Travers, Henry
  • Bondi, Beulah
  • Grahame, Gloria
  • Stern, Philip Van Doren
  • Republic Pictures Corporation
  • Liberty Films
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Republic Entertainment Inc
  • Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
160
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suicide
  • Christmas films
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
It's a wonderful life, Republic Pictures ; Liberty Films ; an RKO Radio release ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Frank Capra ; additional scenes by Jo Swerling ; produced and directed by Frank Capra, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by Philip Van Doren Stern
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1946
  • Digitally remastered from the original film negative
  • Special features: Theatrical trailer, Making of It's a wonderful life, A personal remembrance (a special tribute to Frank Capra by Frank Capra, Jr.)
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([4] p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • 01 Opening credits -- 02 1919: saving Harry -- 03 Mr. Gower's drug store -- 04 "You put something bad in those capsules" -- 05 1928: George Bailey, world traveler -- 06 Last meal -- 07 High school reunion -- 08 The Big Charleston contest -- 09 Walking Mary home -- 10 Harry's surprise -- 11 Courting Mary -- 12 Wedding day -- 13 320 Sycamore -- 14 Bailey park -- 15 On the nest -- 16 December 24, 1945 -- 17 Uncle Billy at the bank -- 18 Searching for $8,000 -- 19 Something wrong with Daddy -- 20 No help from a warped, frustrated old man -- 21 At Martini's bar -- 22 On the bridge -- 23 Saving George -- 24 At Nick's place -- 25 Pottersville -- 26 "I want to live again" -- 27 Homecoming -- 28 The Richest man in the world
  • side A. Feature film (132 min.) -- side B. Featurettes (28 min.)
Control code
ocm49212933
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Original uncut version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 160 min.)
Isbn
9780782010039
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
017153115185
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences, double sided
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o49212933
System details
DVD; THX digitally mastered; Dolby digital
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
It's a wonderful life, Republic Pictures ; Liberty Films ; an RKO Radio release ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Frank Capra ; additional scenes by Jo Swerling ; produced and directed by Frank Capra, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by Philip Van Doren Stern
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1946
  • Digitally remastered from the original film negative
  • Special features: Theatrical trailer, Making of It's a wonderful life, A personal remembrance (a special tribute to Frank Capra by Frank Capra, Jr.)
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([4] p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • 01 Opening credits -- 02 1919: saving Harry -- 03 Mr. Gower's drug store -- 04 "You put something bad in those capsules" -- 05 1928: George Bailey, world traveler -- 06 Last meal -- 07 High school reunion -- 08 The Big Charleston contest -- 09 Walking Mary home -- 10 Harry's surprise -- 11 Courting Mary -- 12 Wedding day -- 13 320 Sycamore -- 14 Bailey park -- 15 On the nest -- 16 December 24, 1945 -- 17 Uncle Billy at the bank -- 18 Searching for $8,000 -- 19 Something wrong with Daddy -- 20 No help from a warped, frustrated old man -- 21 At Martini's bar -- 22 On the bridge -- 23 Saving George -- 24 At Nick's place -- 25 Pottersville -- 26 "I want to live again" -- 27 Homecoming -- 28 The Richest man in the world
  • side A. Feature film (132 min.) -- side B. Featurettes (28 min.)
Control code
ocm49212933
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Original uncut version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 160 min.)
Isbn
9780782010039
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
017153115185
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences, double sided
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o49212933
System details
DVD; THX digitally mastered; Dolby digital
Video recording format
laserdisc

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